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Headlines - Tuesday 6 December 2016
York scales back electric bus ambitions

York scales back electric bus ambitions

Following the failure of the earlier tendering exercise for the renowned York park-and-rid...

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Latest Live Edition 2 December 2016

Latest Live Edition 2 December 2016

Inside this issue: York City Council to start new tender for park-and-ride contract Wrigh...

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Exchange rate fall leads to 18 per cent increase in operator financial standing requirements

Exchange rate fall leads to 18 per cent increase in operator financial standing requirements

The sharp fall in the value of the pound following the UK referendum means that bus and coach operators need to find additional funding to satisfy the rules on financial standing to comply with their operator licences...

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Hydrogen fuel cell double-deck debut from Wrightbus

Hydrogen fuel cell double-deck debut from Wrightbus

Wrightbus has unveiled a new hydrogen fuel cell-powered double deck bus this week at City Hall in London...

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Yellow Buses invests £1.3million on new double-decks

Yellow Buses invests £1.3million on new double-decks

RATP-owned Yellow Buses has ordered six new Enviro400 MMC double-decks worth £1...

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Transport Committee criticises lack of detail from government in Buses Bill report

Transport Committee criticises lack of detail from government in Buses Bill report

Following its recent inquiry, the House of Commons transport committee has welcomed the proposed new bus franchising powers although it has made strong criticisms of the government’s failure to flesh out the detail of its policy which would be enacted by secondary legislation...

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NCT wins UK Bus Awards for fourth time

NCT wins UK Bus Awards for fourth time

Nottingham City Transport has been named UK Bus Operator of the Year once again, beating off competition from the another local authority-owned business Reading Buses which was named runner-up...

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First appoints two Stagecoach leaders to high profile roles in Manchester and Glasgow

First appoints two Stagecoach leaders to high profile roles in Manchester and Glasgow

Two former Stagecoach MDs have been snapped up by First Bus which announced the appointment of Phil Medlicott and Andrew Jarvis as the new managing directors in Greater Manchester and Glasgow respectively...

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Sustainable Bus of the Year winners

Sustainable Bus of the Year winners

The inaugural Sustainable Bus of the Year competition held at the Rimini International Bus...

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Four Enviro200s for Johnsons’ bus routes

Four Enviro200s for Johnsons’ bus routes

Four new ADL Enviro200s have joined the fleet of Johnsons Coach & Bus Travel, based at...

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Encore targets coach operators with theatre message

Encore targets coach operators with theatre message

Encore Tickets is targeting coach tour operators around the country with a series of regio...

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